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This is your ideal introduction to the wilderness and the cosmopolitan city life of Southern Africa. Each stop is a highlight – from the world’s largest inland delta to the thundering Victoria Falls, and old-world luxury aboard a train to historic Cape Town.

You can customize this trip to match all your interests and preferences. From accommodation to destinations, excursions, and more, our experts are happy to offer recommendations and plan a tailor-made itinerary. Get in touch!

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Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 1MaunOkavango Delta, Modern Bulidings and Traditional Homes, Village Life
1 - 3Okavango DeltaNatural Beauty, Amazing Wildlife, Diverse Safari ActivitiesOddballs Camp, Moremi Crossing
3 - 5Victoria FallsCanoeing and Rafting, Helicopter Rides over the WaterfallsPioneers Lodge, Victoria Falls Hotel
5 - 8Rovos Rail (Victoria Falls - Pretoria)Hwange National Park, Game Drives and Cruises, Scenic LandscapesRovos Rail: Victoria Falls - Pretoria, Rovos Rail: Victoria Falls - Pretoria
8 - 11Cape TownWine Tasting, Contemporary Cosmopolitan Culture, Winelands and Wine FarmsFour Rosmead Boutique Guesthouse, Victoria & Alfred Hotel

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  • Heritage
  • Landscape
  • Wildlife
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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 1

International Arrival. We will welcome you at the airport.

Maun

0 Nights

Follow in the footsteps of early explorers! Maun has been the start of expeditions into Botswana’s wildlife areas since the turn of the century, and is the gateway to the Okavango Delta.

Day 1 - 3

Flight to Okavango Delta (1 hr)

Transfer to your hotel

Okavango Delta

2 Nights

Witness a world of glittering water! A unique wetland system in the middle of the Kalahari Desert, Okavango Delta is one of the largest inland deltas on earth.

Included Activities

Oddballs Camp: Bush Walks, Mokoro Excursions
Oddballs Camp pays homage to a time when safaris were a real adventure. Activities are conducted by your own professional guide (a maximum of two guests per guide. The activities at Oddballs’ usually start by mokoro (water level dependent), after which you will walk on some of the larger islands in the area. Walking is an integral and significant part of the experience at any time of year. The extent of the walks will depend on your tastes. Some guests elect to go out for the whole day with a packed picnic lunch. It is often said that the very best way to experience the wonders of the African bush is on foot and Oddballs’ certainly lives up to that claim.

Moremi Crossing: Game Drives, Boat Safaris, Nature Walks, Mokoro Excursions, Fishing
Enjoy an incredibly diverse safari experience! Explore the Okavango Delta on exciting mokoro excursion that will take you along the channels and lagoons of the Delta to view game from another perspective and to experience this tranquil mode of transport. As another highlight, enjoy beautiful boat safaris which allow you to get a closer look at the aquatic animals and birds not easily approached on safari. An chance to do a subtle walk on the island with an experienced guide gives you a perfect opportunity to stretch your legs and discover the small wonders of nature.

Hotel Options
Oddballs Camp – Opt 1
RoomDome Tent
MealsFull Boad and Drinks
StyleCamp
Moremi Crossing – Opt 2
RoomClassic Safari Tent
MealsFullboard
StyleCamp
Day 3 - 5

Transfer to the airstrip

Flight to Chobe (1-2 hrs)

Transfer to Victoria Falls (2 hrs)

Victoria Falls

2 Nights

Angels in their flight! This is how David Livingstone described the breathtaking Victoria Falls, where five million cubic meters of water cascade over every minute during wet season.

Included Activities

Sundowner Cruise on Ra-Ikane
Set sail aboard Ra-Ikane, a luxury monohull teak boat cruising the tranquil waters of the upper Zambezi. Inspired by the famed explorer David Livingstone and his boat journey, and named after one of his guides, Ra-Ikane boasts a fleet of three classic vessels honoring the heritage of yesteryear exploration in the region. Relive their historical journey on your intimate sunset cruise down the mighty river flanked by Zambezi National Park. Sit back and cherish your ride as the boat circles the river islands, meandering through hidden coves. You can observe numerous African wildlife along the river banks, and sight a plethora of exotic birds and micro life. Crocodiles and hippos bask in shallow waters, and herds of elephants amble down riverine forests. Savor an assortment of sumptuous canapés as the sun slips into the horizon. Enjoy a range of colorful sundowner cocktails to complement, or opt for a flute of bubbly, courtesy the well-stocked bar onboard.

Scenic Helicopter Flight Over Victoria Falls 
It’s hard to resist the thrill that this 12-minute helicopter ride over the Victoria Falls offers. As you ride in a specially designed helicopter, complete with bubble-shaped windows to ensure seamless viewing and interesting photographic opportunities, witness the majestic falls set against the lush greenery of the surrounding Zambezi National Park. The pilot will bank and circle over the immense wall of water to give you the best possible views. The flight proceeds over the seemingly lazy Zambezi River, in direct contrast to the impatient falls, and thereafter above the Zambezi National Park for a glorious perspective of the astonishing environment. (Duration: 12 mins)

Hotel Options
Pioneers Lodge – Opt 1
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomStandard
MealsBreakfast
StyleHeritage
Day 5 - 8

Transfer to Train Station from your hotel

Rovos Rail (Victoria Falls - Pretoria)

3 Nights

Experience old world charm aboard the Rovos Rail as you travel through beautiful landscapes across Africa, from Victoria Falls to Zimbabwe until Cape Town in South Africa.

Hotel Options
RoomPullman
MealsFull Board and Activities
StyleTrain
RoomDeluxe
MealsFull Board and Activities
StyleTrain
Day 8 - 11

Transfer to Johannesburg (1 hr)

Flight to Cape Town (2 hrs)

Transfer to your hotel

Cape Town

3 Nights

Your African metropolis awaits! With Table Mountain as a breathtaking backdrop, Cape Town is considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities.

Included Activities

Discover Cape Town at Your Own Pace
Enjoy a tailor-made tour of Cape Town specifically designed for your interests. With a chauffeured car at your disposal for the entire day, you are at liberty to discover the cosmopolitan city at your own leisure and pace. Whether your interests lie in exploring Cape Town’s natural landscapes, its cultural history and art, or even in its gastronomic scene, the city has it all. Visit the Castle of Good Hope, the Company Gardens, and the Green Market Square. Or ride right up to the iconic Table Mountain with its panoramic view of the city and the coastline spread out beneath. The choice is yours, as are the hours of your bespoke city tour. (Full Day; Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable shoes, sunglasses & sun hats. Don’t forget your camera or binoculars). Price includes car and your driver-guide. All other expenses to be paid directly on site).

Explore Cape Town on Your Own
Enjoy a day visiting Cape Town’s highlights. With your own self-drive vehicle you are at liberty to discover the cosmopolitan city at your own leisure and pace. Whether your interests lie in exploring Cape Town’s natural landscapes, its cultural history and art, or even in its gastronomic scene, the city has it all. Visit the Castle of Good Hope, the Company Gardens, and the Green Market Square. Or ride right up to the iconic Table Mountain with its panoramic view of the city and the coastline spread out beneath. The choice is yours. (Full Day; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable shoes, sunglasses & sun hats. Don’t forget your camera or binoculars. All expenses to be paid directly on site).

Explore Winelands at Your Own Pace
Explore the beautiful wine-producing area in the mountainous towns of Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek in the Boland region through a range of activities on your own. Visit the Lanzerac Wine Estate in Stellenbosch – home to the world’s first bottled Pinotage – and taste fine wines in the tasting room surrounded by breathtaking valley views. Gallop on a horse around nature reserves with stunning forest trails and rivers in the Klein Lanzerac Equestrian Club. Taste the finest Syrah, Cabernet and Merlot wines in Rust en Vrede, and relish classical French cuisine in the cellar, which is a National Monument built in 1785. Pamper yourself with an outdoor garden spa, swim in the farm dam, and take a walk in the sprawling fruit and vegetable garden in Babylonstoren – one of the oldest Cape Dutch farms. View the carefully curated South African art collection, and explore the landscaped vineyard and gardens with water features and pools in Delaire Graff. Or hike through rolling hills, valleys and vineyards in Sir Richard Branson’s Mont Rochelle estate. (Full Day; For self drive guests no transfers included; all costs on guests account.)

Hotel Options
RoomDeluxe
MealsFull Board & Drinks
StyleBoutique
RoomSuperior Loft room
MealsBreakfast
StyleInternational

Transfer to the airport

International Departure

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 8,690 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 11,590 /person

Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in one double room for 11 days / 10 nights.
  • Meals as indicated
  • The following flights in economy class unless otherwise specified:
  • Maun – Okavango Delta
  • Okavango Delta – Chobe
  • Johannesburg – Cape Town
  • All activities as indicated:
  • Okavango Delta: Oddballs Camp: Bush Walks, Mokoro Excursions
  • Okavango Delta:  Moremi Crossing: Boat Safaris, Nature Walks, Mokoro Excursions
  • Victoria Falls Zimbabwe: Sundowner Cruise on Ra-Ikane
  • Victoria Falls Zimbabwe: Scenic helicopter flight over Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe (12 Mins)
  • Cape Town: Discover Cape Town at Your own Pace
  • Cape Town: Explore Cape Town on your own
  • Cape Town: Explore Winelands at your own pace
  • Game drives in high quality and well-maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver-guide. In case the game drives are booked through your lodge/camp, they will be shared with other guests with a maximum of 9 guests per vehicle
  • All national park and conservation fees as per your itinerary
  • All transfers as indicated above
  • Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
  • Fees and taxes

Not Included

  • Botswana: 30 USD tourism levy per person, payable on arrival
  • Tips, additional meals, and personal expenses
  • Drinks and meals not specified above: Most of our camps and lodges include a variety of alcoholic and non- alcoholic drinks on certain meal plans. Depending on the meal plan you are booked for, it is important to note that imported brands like luxury spirits, wines, and champagne are not included.
  • Visa fees
  • Travel, health, and cancellation insurance
  • International airfare (from your home country to your destination and return), unless specified under the trip inclusions above
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Okavango Delta, Victoria Falls and Rovos Rail Adventure

11 days $ 8,690 / person

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